Aaron Flinn makes songs, pure and simple. It will be hard for anyone not to find the honesty in each verse. As skilled at every sound making device he can get his hands on as he is putting his poetry to their sounds, you find yourself just listening. If you put the record on tomorrow, [...]
Upon my first listen to Yay Conifers!, I had to really study my surrounds. I was playing the Mt. Pilchuck EP in a small room from which you can watch birds hide from the snow in the house where I grew up. I thought maybe I actually was back in time, before Luke Morse and [...]
Tinkering with gadgets has lead this Indonesian duo to find some pretty wild and wonderful sounds. Urging you to gyrate and jump with each song, there is only one emotion you can feel after seeing Bottlesmoker play live: happiness. I think these two were born in space in the 80s. But to my knowledge, Indonesia [...]
A story not like any other I have seen. But when you’re done watching, you realize that everything really just makes sense, even though the reason it makes sense is because its open for you to decide what is going on. Writer and director Tim Connery of Dubuque, Iowa, creates a fascinating closed loop drama [...]
Does Chicago based Netherfriends sound like America? Or does America sound like Netherfriends? The first LP from the tracks written and recorded from their 50 States 50 Songs tour has recently been released by Kilo Records.